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Vanguard 3 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1    20U 59007A   20020.30101511 -.00000067 +00000-0 -38305-4 0  9997
2    20 033.3501 353.3843 1667360 195.5631 158.6940 11.55687302213341
Epoch (UTC): 20 January 2020 07:13:27
Eccentricity: 0.1667360
inclination: 33.3501°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 353.3843°
argument of perigee: 195.5631°
revolutions per day: 11.55687302
mean anomaly at epoch: 158.6940°
orbit number at epoch: 21334

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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